Concussions will continue to be issue



The Indiana University School of Medicine will help oversee a three-year concussion study being funded by the Indianapolis-based NCAA and the U.S. Defense Department.

The Concussion Assessment, Research and Education Consortium will involve athletes from as many as 30 universities. It will be led by IU’s School of Medicine in collaboration with the University of Michigan and the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Psychiatry Department chairman Thomas McAllister will lead the research project’s administrative and operations center at the IU School of Medicine.

 

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